Half of COVID Survivors Struggle With Depression

TUESDAY, March 16, 2021 (HealthDay News) — To the lingering damage of COVID-19 infection, add this side effect: New research shows that more than half of those sickened by COVID-19 report depression. Among more than 3,900 people who had COVID-19 surveyed between May 2020 and January 2021, 52% suffered symptoms of major depression, researchers … Read more

Communities of Color Struggle to Get Vaccines

Online sign-ups a hurdle Many older adults “don’t have the skills” to sign up online, Ramirez said. “They might not even have a computer,” she added. “Just the insistence that our elected officials and the people who set up the vaccine distribution for them to use technology as the first … Read more

12 hours on, fire fighters struggle to control Mumbai mall blaze; 3,500 evacuated from adjacent building

Close to 3,500 people were evacuated from a residential building after a fire broke out at a nearby mall in Mumbai’s Nagpada area on Thursday night. Fire broke out at City Center Mall in Mumbai Central area (Photo: India Today) Nearly 3,500 people were evacuated from a building after a fire broke out at a … Read more

IPL 2020: Chris Gayle reveals ‘struggle’ from hospital room after KXIP suffer 5th successive defeat

Kings XI Punjab star Chris Gayle took to social media to confirm that he was hospitalized after KXIP were handed a 2-run defeat vs KKR on Saturday. IPL 2020: Chris Gayle confirmed that he has been hospitalised. (@chrisgayle33 Photo) HIGHLIGHTS Chris Gayle is yet to feature for Kings XI Punjab in IPL 2020 KXIP suffered … Read more

Many MS Patients Struggle With Finances, Forgo Treatments

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Sept. 15, 2020 (HealthDay News) — More than three-quarters of Americans with multiple sclerosis (MS) experience financial difficulties that often prevent them from getting treatment, new research claims. “Our study results demonstrate the high prevalence of financial toxicity for MS patients and the resulting decisions patients make … Read more

Students’ Struggle with Mental Health in Pandemic

TUESDAY, Aug. 11, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Depression, anxiety and inactive lifestyles are all too common among college students, and a new study finds they may have escalated during the initial outbreak of COVID-19. Using a mix of smartphone data and online surveys from more than 200 students, researchers at Dartmouth College determined that … Read more